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Ausländer

Author: Paul Dowswell
Publisher: London : Bloomsbury, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When Peter's parents are killed he is sent to an orphanage in Warsaw. But Peter is 'Volksdeutscher' - of German blood. With his blond hair and blue eyes he is a perfect Hitler Youth specimen. Someone important will want to adopt Peter. They do. [from back cover].
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Genre/Form: Young adult fiction
Fiction
History
Thrillers (Fiction)
Young adult works
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Dowswell
ISBN: 9780747594192 0747594198
OCLC Number: 440118084
Awards: Short-listed for Independent Booksellers' Week Book of the Year Award: Children's Book of the Year 2010
Short-listed for Booktrust Teenage Prize 2009
Description: 295 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: by Paul Dowswell.

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'Auslander is a superlative, at times almost agonisingly compelling, piece of historical fiction ... The climactic escape to freedom is pure muck-sweat tension' The Financial Times 'An exceptional Read more...

 
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